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I'm not sure what caused it, but suddenly I can't get Lubuntu to boot into the GUI. Instead I get a funky command line interface. Which is bad, because I've yet to learn more than a handfull of commands. I have no problem nukeing the thing, but it'd be nice if someone could help me. A list of commands I should try running to boot the GUI, access a change log, or anything else that might help me figure out what broke would be really appreciated.

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to start the gui typ 'startx' run some these commands that might help 'sudo apt-get update' 'sudo apt-get autoremove' 'sudo dpkg configure -a' – blade19899 Sep 5 '12 at 9:59
Try sudo /etc/init.d/lightdm restart and tell us what happened. – January Sep 5 '12 at 10:07
I get "/bin/sh: sudo: not found" – Ganon Sep 5 '12 at 10:16
A long time ago I had something similar and the problem was that I change my $PATH. So, post the result of the command echo $PATH here, please. – Sigur Sep 5 '12 at 12:17